Utah Bird Profile
 Snowy Egret - Egretta thula

Name Roots: (F. aigrette, "egret" - thula, a Chilean name for the bird)

In Utah:   
by Jack Binch

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a deciduous tree or in a shrub at a height of 5-10 (0-30) feet, in a platform nest. This species is not a cowbird host. This species is a crustaceovore/carnivore: water ambusher.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in wetlands and agriculture habitats.
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